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January 3, 2007 7:46 AM   Subscribe

Following up with the great post about Drawergeeks is the Drawing Board. It's a forum created by Shane Glines made up comic book artists, illustrators and animators ranging from professionals to amateurs. Inside the Drawing Board one can find Superhero Drawing Jams, Artist's take on a model nsfw, Model sheets used in Animated movies, personal sketchbooks and nice works of illustration.
posted by Hands of Manos (9 comments total) 8 users marked this as a favorite
I knew about this site five years ago but I went back recently and it's changed dramatically.
posted by Hands of Manos at 8:38 AM on January 3, 2007

A somewhat peripheral comment but the subject of "Artist's take on a model" Kristin Kreuk, lives about five houses down from my aunt in Vancouver in a gorgeous restored Victorian home. I had heard someone famous with that name lived there but had never seen her picture. I think I will have to go introduce myself now. I'm sure she is waiting for someone like me to do just that.
posted by Turtles all the way down at 9:24 AM on January 3, 2007 [1 favorite]

Excellent post Hands of Manos, amazing site. I love the sketchbooks link but the whole site is packed wall to wall with treasure. Thanks.
posted by nickyskye at 9:32 AM on January 3, 2007

I thought it was especially interesting to see the Glines' style of illustration on more mature subjects than just caped crusaders.
posted by elfollador at 11:29 AM on January 3, 2007

omg, going through that sketchbooks links, it's *awesome*! I love Mattias' work, his blogspot is also a treasure trove.
posted by nickyskye at 11:38 AM on January 3, 2007

Whoa. Nice site, lots of cool stuff. On the downside, it looks like it could suck up as much time as this place does.
posted by COBRA! at 11:51 AM on January 3, 2007

This thread, where people post various Mike Mignola images, is pretty sweet. Eventually, people start inking Mignola pencils, with interesting results.
posted by COBRA! at 1:10 PM on January 3, 2007

check here as well: self-explanatory.
Vectortown is okay for Illustrator tips and some nice artist profiles.
illustrationfriday is fun.
eatpoo(I know, I know) is like the drawingboard in some ways.
posted by concreteforest at 1:46 PM on January 3, 2007

wonderful stuff (and yours too, concrete)--thanks!
posted by amberglow at 4:14 PM on January 3, 2007

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